Economics Major, Bachelor of Science (BS)
Notes: in order to graduate with a BS in Economics, students must complete ECON 300 and ECON 301 with a grade point ≥2.0 and the cumulative GPA for all courses completed towards the major must be ≥2.0.
|Required Economics Core|
|ECON 200||INTRODUCTION TO MICROECONOMICS||5|
|ECON 201||INTRODUCTION TO MACROECONOMICS||5|
|ECON 430||MATHEMATICAL ECONOMICS||5|
|or ECON 438||ECONOMETRICS II|
|ECON 490||ECONOMICS SENIOR CAPSTONE||5|
|MATH 200||FINITE MATHEMATICS||5|
|or MATH 161||CALCULUS I|
|Choose one introductory statistics course from the following or with approval of the department chair||4-5|
|DATA ANALYSIS FOR BUSINESS|
|ELEMENTARY PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS|
|PROBABILITY AND STATISTICAL INFERENCE I|
|Electives–students may choose any electives from upper-division economics courses (not selected above)||24-25|
|FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT (may be taken for elective credit)|
For information on General Education, see Undergraduate Degree .
Student Learning Outcomes—students will
- use supply and demand modeling to predict and/or explain some economic event;
- use quantitative skills to analyze economic data;
- understand the use of fiscal and monetary policies in addressing contemporary macroeconomic issues;
- understand and apply the Cost/Benefit Principle to a current socio-economic issue.